Apr 23, 2013 6:00am EDT
the show is that one, apple. the tech giant expected to post earnings of $10.01 per share. folks, that would be a 19% drop year over year, the first expected drop in more than a decade. now, revenue is seen rising 8% to 42.3 billion. he here as always is going to be iphone sales. the main driver of apple revenue, we're going to speak with analysts all morning to get their perspective on the name. but what is your take, america? log in to facebook and vote in our arm chair analyst poll. will apple tonight meet, beat or miss estimates? as for the economy, here is today's calendar. >> how is the crowd sourcing experiment gone so far? i haven't looked at the results. >> the results for coming. >>? >> i can't even log in to the borrowing page. >> they've gotten some decent numbers that have come this. i think there are 1500 or 1700 -- >> but are they better -- >> they're good at it, but i think we have made the mistake of picking from predictable companies. that's why we started picking some trickier companies like apple. that's the one that's up in the air. nobody knows exactly what'
Apr 22, 2013 6:00am EDT
way to say this, companies unfortunately are cutting their way to earnings success. >> apple reports after the close tomorrow. it's expected apple to report a nearly 8el% jump in revenue. that would be the weakest for the company in years. shares below 400 bucks for the first time since december 2011 on friday. it has shed nearly 300 billion in market value since peaking at just above 705 a share in september. and it is, if you're asked to a cocktail party what the biggest company in the world is, it's not apple any wore. >> it changed last week spp. >> it switched to exxon mobil. in fact, if you look at the ochgzs market, options pricing on friday suggesting a post earnings move of about 7.5% by april 26th. which is this friday. the key, of course, is 7.5% which way? >> that is very true. >> that's a 15-point swing. >> let's get you through some of the other issues this morning. boeing is beginning to fix grounded dream liners, installing reinforced lithium ion batteries. they're finally here. the company started today with five jets owned by nippon airways. it should make the first